Client: Collaboratively led by: Carizon Family & Community ServicesFamily & Children’s ServicesKitchener Waterloo Multicultural CentreSanguen Health Centre

Funded by: Ontario Trillium Foundation, Kitchener-Waterloo Community Foundation

Project and focus: Project Coordination

Project Description: The goal of this multi-stakeholder initiative is to enhance capacity for creating a trauma-informed community, increase access to treatment for those who experience trauma, and build community awareness. The initiative is led by three working groups, made up of therapists from local agencies, private practitioners, human services staff, community members, academics, and research & evaluation. There are currently over 60 organizations involved in this initiative along with 10 community members.

Team: Elin Moorlag, Felix Munger, Jackson Smith